Election outcome could be spark needed to ignite Nigeria markets


President Goodluck Jonathan left the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) after a visit two weeks ago to traders singing “For He’s a Jolly Good Fellow”. Since rising to a five-year high in July, Nigeria’s benchmark stock index has plummeted 30 percent and is now only 11 percent higher

One shot, many injured at Kashamu’s rally in Ogun

Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta Buruji Kashamu Ogun State Police Command on Thursday confirmed that one person was shot by unknown gunmen on Wednesday after the political rally of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Ogun East Senatorial candidate, Prince Buruj Kashamu at Okun-Owa town in Odogbolu local government area of Ogun State.

No Plot To Rig For APC, But… – INEC


The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), yesterday, addressed reports of an ongoing plot to rig the widely anticipated March 28 election for the main opposition party, The All Progressives Congress (APC) as alleged by the ruling party, The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP). According to the electoral body, the reports that

Surging production, packaging costs compound Nigerian exporters’ woes


While the purchasing prices of imported products are rising through the roof, as a result of the devaluation of the naira by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the country’s exporters are finding it extremely difficult to push their goods into the international market, creating fears of unfavourable balance of

Life-proven secrets of success

Regardless of your age, religion or colour, we all share something in common—a desire to be successful. Each person’s definition of success is different, however, as some may define success as being a loving and faithful spouse or a caring and responsible parent, while most people would equate success with

Erigga – No Hook (Freesyle) || “Okorowanta” (Album Art + Tracklist)


“Okorowanta was an iconic mad man in the 80’s and wreaked havoc in the southern part of the country, fast forward 2 decades later, Erigga is blazing the trail and wreaking havoc in the music industry like the iconic mad man okorowanta, though many people would have forgotten about the

Kofi Annan, David Cameron urge free, fair, credible polls in Nigeria


Former Secretary- General of the United Nations, Kofi Annan, has urged the two leading contestants in the presidential election in Nigeria, President Goodluck Jonathan of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) and Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressives Congress (APC), to respect the letters of the peace accord they both entered